Casa Don Jose

Jr. A. Velasco Astete 132 - 134, Puno, Peru | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Puno

Floating on an island of reeds!

A travel blog entry by pinklady27


... our leaving tax. We had specifically asked the bus agent (a different company from previous travels) if the bus used headphones for entertainment or speakers from the tv, "Headphones", we were reassured and so bought the tickets. Alas this was not so and we were subjected to high volume Spanish films and music for 8 hours until we at last arrived in Arequipa. Purchasing a chocolate cake from the bakery below our hostel and vowing to pay the extra for the luxurious Cruz Del Sur bus next ...

We’re alive and in Puno!

A travel blog entry by carlyandjosh


... arrived by about 10:30 am we headed to the main square on the off chance that our guide was still waiting there and unfortunately they weren’t. So instead we decided to go to El Manzano B&B Lodge (the Apple Tree B&B Lodge) where we were booked in for the next night. Lucky for us they had our room available the night beforehand as well so we had a place to stay. It was really cold in Puno, especially compared to the balmy heat we were used to in Puerto Maldonado. So as ...

Overland; Puno to Cusco

A travel blog entry by kksatrip


... back to 300 BC. They are noted for their pyramids, Pottery, and large descriptive stelae. The museum here is barely satisfactory, but they are trying desperately to save the precious artefacts and progress restoration. We also stopped a bit later at la Raya which is the highest peak between Puno and Cusco at 4335 metres and I could really feel it. But not so the llamas, señor as of the markets and the noons on their hips. Spectacular scenery! Lunch is in ...

Day 84/87 - Per molts anys Elena / Happy Birthday

A travel blog entry by wanvigdot


... her happy, a day without doing "anything" but her gymnastics training, skype calls and emails from family and friends, pizza night with movie and a nice cake offered by the hotel. Happy birthday, Elena!

Here an amazing one: at the hotel restaurant, I hear "Elisa!". OMG! Here's Josefina, an ...

Puno and tour of Sillustani

A travel blog entry by georgierharris


... As the tour guide said, they are poor in technology, but rich in culture and tradition, which was a nice way of describing their lives. One of these bits of tradition was the way they place two figurines of bulls on top of the rooves or arches into the houses, these figurines are meant to bring luck to the family and the house. When we arrived at the archeological site which was the focal point of the tour, we had a lovely view of Lake Umayo which was really beautiful. We ...


This hotel, located on Jr. A. Velasco Astete 132 - 134, Puno, is near Waynapicchu, Inca Trail, Cusco & Machu Picchu Railway, and Urubamba Weavers' Route.
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